{Green Careers} Sustainable Careers Tracks: The Green Products Industry

Date: October 18, 2016

Time: 6:30 to 8:00pm with networking afterwards

Host: Knoll Showroom

Type: GreenHomeNYC

Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/green-careers-sustainable-career-tracks-green-products-industry-tickets-28241283439

Take a look at the public health threats found in common goods and services. This event will be great for anyone interested in considered a career focusing on building products and their impacts on human health. Our speakers will share how they earned their place in the field and explain their career trajectory while providing useful tips for participants. 

 

Material transparency efforts allow consumers to look beyond the surface and understand the chemical components in building products. Pushing manufacturers to take precaution in fabricating products by examining ingredients is a good start. Adopting holistic sustainability and making smarter choices to improve environmental conditions is paramount to human well-being.

 

Be sure to join us for this month’s meet-up as professionals who work within the green products and materials industry discuss their unique career paths into this important and growing sector.

 

GUEST SPEAKERS:

1.) Rachel Berman – Sustainability Product Manager at MechoSystems

2.) Prerna Chatterjee – Sustainability Specialist at BASF

3.) Susan Kaplan  Director of Specifications and Sustainability at HLW and Adjunct Professor